Knowledge and living, they go together
"Travel through life and consider all destinations as fresh beginnings of every new journey."
Yes indeed, while we take all the time in the world to live a peaceful happy life, it always come to our senses that knowledge should not be neglected in all aspects of our lives. It is essentially both important to live in happiness and gathers all the significant facts of life as we go along. Why do we have to talk about this? As parents, and as we all know; we do not stop learning as we grow old. It is also a part of our dreams to provide our children the best education that they can get, and that should be one of the important things we should consider when we decide to move and settle in a place for good.
The next question that people should ask if they choose Cagayan de Oro City as a new home is, "Will our children be as educated and knowledgeable here as in other places like Manila, Cebu and Davao?" Well, you may decide about it by yourself. Let this simple information about some of the schools here in our place guide you through.
Cagayan de Oro City has more than 90 private schools that serve pre-school, elementary, high school and college levels combine; while it has greater than 70 public elementary schools and 34 national high schools in different barangays.
Hereunder are the list of some of the prominent and best universities and colleges here in this city.
Liceo de Cagayan University
A non-exclusive private university located at Rodolfo N. Pelaez Boulevard, Cagayan De Oro City, Misamis Oriental. It offers bachelor's courses, master's courses, doctorate courses, and certificate courses.
Xavier University (Ateneo de Cagayan) is a Filipino, Catholic and Jesuit academic community dedicated to the integral development of the person for the needs of Mindanao and the country. It is located at Corrales Avenue, Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental. It likewise offers bachelor's courses, master's courses, doctorate courses, and certificate courses.
Mindanao University of Science and Technology
The Mindanao University of Science and Technology (MUST) is one of the country's leading providers of scientific and technological knowledge and skills. Located in Lapasan, Cagayan de Oro City, this university also offers bachelor's courses, master's courses, doctorate courses, and certificate courses.
Capitol university is a non-sectarian, co-educational private academic institution located at Corrales Avenue/Osmeña St., Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental. The size of its campus was doubled in the last decade, pouring millions into new facilities to give its students the edge in today's demanding high-tech marketplace. Offers bachelor's courses, master's courses, doctorate courses, and certificate courses.
Pilgrim Christian College
A non stock, non-profit educational institution and a church-related school under the United Church of Christ in the Philippines located at Capistrano Akut Streets, Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental. This school offers bachelor's courses and certificate courses.
Southern Philippines College
Southern Philippines College is a private domestic corporation, non-sectarian and co-educational institution. Located at Julio Pacana St., Licoan, Cagayan De Oro City, Misamis Oriental this school offers bachelor's courses, master's courses, and certificate courses.
Informatics Computer Institute
Informatics Computer Institute “The global leader in I.T. Training & Education” provides courses on Corporate Productivity, Business Solution & Higher Education from the undergraduate to postgraduate degree completion. It is located at GF State Investment Bldg., cor. Tiano-Hayes Sts., Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental and offers certificate courses.
Cagayan de Oro College-PHINMA Education Network
COC-PHINMA is a private, non-sectarian institution of basic and higher learning founded by a group of civic-minded professionals in 1947. It was re-established in 2005 by Phinma Education Network (PEN), a member of the Phinma Group of Co. Located at Max Y. Suniel Street, Carmen, Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental and offers bachelor's courses, master's courses, doctorate courses, and certificate courses.
Now we can rest assured that here in the "City of Golden Friendship", our children will never be deprived of quality education and the knowledge that they need as we explore the City Life in Cagayan de Oro.